Last Game
Sun, Apr 10
vs Miami Heat (53-29)
  • Amway Center
111
Final
125

Eastern Southeast Standings

Team W-L L10 STRK
53-29 6-4 L1
43-39 7-3 W1
43-39 6-4 W3
35-47 5-5 L3
22-60 3-7 W1

2021 Stats

STATS MPG
Minutes Per Game
PPG
Points Per Game
FG%
Field Goal Percentage
RPG
Rebounds Per Game
APG
Assists Per Game
Regular Season 29.8 15.0 52.5 10.5 2.8

Top Wendell Carter Jr. News

  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Out for finale

    Carter (wrist) will not play Sunday against the Heat.

    Carter will end up missing the final six games of the season due to a sprained wrist. Despite the late-season absences, the 2021-22 campaign was Carter's best by far. In his first full season with Orlando, he averaged 15.0 points, 10.5 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.3 combined steals-plus-blocks.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Ruled out Thursday

    Carter (wrist) will not play Thursday at Charlotte.

    This will be the fifth straight absence for Carter, who continues to nurse a sprained left wrist. He'll only have one more opportunity -- Sunday vs. Miami -- to return before the conclusion of the regular season.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Won't play Tuesday

    Carter (wrist) has been ruled out for Tuesday's contest against the Cavaliers.

    Carter will miss a fourth straight game while dealing with a sprained left wrist. Chuma Okeke is expected to remain in the starting lineup for the duration of Carter's absence.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Out vs. Knicks

    Carter (wrist) is out Sunday against the Knicks.

    The center will miss a third straight while dealing with a sprained wrist, and he hasn't played three straight games since mid-March. Chuma Okeke should remain with the starters.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Out Friday

    Carter (wrist) has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Raptors, Khobi Price of the Orlando Sentinel reports.

    Carter will miss a second consecutive game due to a sprained left wrist. As a result, Chuma Okeke should pick up another start in Orlando's frontcourt alongside Mo Bamba. Carter's next chance to return will be Sunday against the Knicks.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Questionable vs. Raptors

    Carter (wrist) is questionable for Friday's game against the Raptors.

    Carter's sprained wrist is causing him to periodically miss time, and he's appeared in just three of the past seven games. That said, he's played well when available, averaging 21.3 points, 12.0 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.0 steals in his past trio of appearances.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Won't play Wednesday

    Carter (wrist) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game in Washington.

    Carter will be sidelined for a third time over the Magic's past four games due to a sprained left wrist. He started Monday's contest and registered 15 points (7-14 FG), 12 rebounds and six assists in 27 minutes and didn't appear to aggravate the wrist issue at all, so it appears his absence is merely precautionary. Regardless, Chuma Okeke is expected to take Carter's place in the starting lineup once again Wednesday.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Returns to starting lineup

    Carter (wrist) will start Monday's contest against the Cavaliers.

    Carter missed back-to-back games due to a wrist injury, but he'll return to the starting lineup Monday, which means Chuma Okeke will operate off the bench. Over his last seven appearances, Carter has averaged 20.4 points, 10.6 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 32.1 minutes per game.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Not listed on injury report

    Carter (wrist) is not listed on the injury report for Monday's contest against the Cavaliers.

    Carter is expected to return to action Monday following a two-game absence due to a wrist injury. His presence should mean a lesser role for Chuma Okeke, who started the Magic's last two contests.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Ruled out Saturday

    Carter (wrist) will not take the floor Saturday against the Kings.

    Carter's status has trended in the wrong direction over the last 24 hours, starting as probable before moving to questionable earlier Saturday and ultimately being ruled out. Chuma Okeke will make his second straight start in Carter's absence.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Questionable for Saturday

    Carter has been added to the injury report and is questionable for Saturday's game against the Kings due to a left wrist sprain, Dan Savage of the Magic's official site reports.

    Carter hurt his wrist Tuesday in a win over the Warriors and subsequently missed Wednesday's loss to Oklahoma City. He was initially expected to return Saturday, but his status is now in doubt. Carter has double-doubled in 10 of his past 13 appearances and has averaged 19.2 points, 11.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 0.7 blocks over that stretch.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Expected to play Saturday

    Carter (ankle, wrist) is expected to play Saturday against the Kings, Khobi Price of the Orlando Sentinel reports. He is off the injury report.

    Carter should return following a one-game absence due to a pair of injuries. He's elevated his game in March, averaging 19.5 points, 11.5 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 33.3 minutes.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Out at OKC

    Carter (ankle, wrist) is out for Wednesday's game against the Thunder.

    It will be tough for the Magic to replicate Carter's strong play, as he's averaging 17.9 points, 10.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists over his past 23 appearances. That said, in his absence, more minutes could be available for a variety of frontcourt players, including Moritz Wagner, Chuma Okeke and Robin Lopez.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Continues strong play

    Carter closed with 19 points (7-12 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 4-5 FT) and eight rebounds over 33 minutes during Tuesday's 94-90 victory over the Warriors.

    Carter has stepped up his game up since February, with averages of 18.9 points, 11.2 rebounds and 3.2 assists across his 18 appearances prior to Tuesday. The effort was also his fifth straight game with at least one made three.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Questionable Wednesday

    Carter is questionable for Wednesday's game against the Thunder due to left wrist and ankle sprains.

    Carter had a strong performance Tuesday against the Warriors but didn't emerge unscathed, as he's dealing with multiple injuries. If Carter sits out, more minutes could be available for Mo Bamba, Moritz Wagner, Chuma Okeke and Robin Lopez.

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  • Magic's Wendell Carter: Strong double-double in return

    Carter ended Sunday's 90-85 victory over Oklahoma City with 30 points (12-15 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 4-7 FT), 16 rebounds, two assists, one block and two steals across 31 minutes.

    Carter sat out Thursday's loss to the Pistons due to a sprained left ankle, but he didn't miss a beat in his return to the court Sunday. He shot 80 percent from the floor en route to a season-high 30 points, and he led the team with 16 rebounds. The 22-year-old has posted double-doubles in 10 of his last 12 appearances and has averaged 19.3 points, 11.7 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 31.9 minutes per game during that time.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-10, 270 lbs
Birthplace: Fairburn, GA
Age: 23
School: Duke
Experience: 3